1.12 Is there, Are there (questions)
The question forms "Is there" and "Are there" are used to ask about or confirm the presence or existence of something.
1. To form a question with “there is” or “there are”, simply switch the order of the two words.
2. To stress that you are asking about the existence or presence of something, you can add the word “any” before an uncountable or a plural noun.